Piqua police reports highlights


To contact the Piqua Police Department:

The Piqua Police Department can be contacted at (937) 778-2027.

Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling (937) 615-TIPS (8477) or by visiting piquaoh.org/city-departments/police-department/submit-a-tip/ for more information.

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PIQUA — The following are highlights from the Piqua police reports. All information is provided by Piqua police reports.

CRIMINAL DAMAGE: There was a report of a broken back window in a car on Covington Avenue on July 17 sometime between 1 a.m. and 8:20 a.m.

A light was damaged in a yard on Margene Drive on July 17 sometime between 1:30 a.m. and 10 a.m.

There was a report of someone spray painting the asphalt on Robert M. Davis Parkway sometime overnight between July 17-18.

THEFT: The Shell gas station on Main Street reported finding a subject on video stealing items on July 17 at 9:50 a.m.

A debit card and cash was reported stolen on Boone Street on July 17 at approximately 2:50 p.m.

ANIMAL COMPLAINT: A dog owner was cited after a white pit bull was reportedly running loose in the neighborhood on South Wayne Street on July 17 at approximately 10:30 a.m. Sarah M. Goetz, 23, of Piqua, was charged with fourth-degree misdemeanor dogs running at large in connection with this incident.

A caller found an injured cat in her back yard on Covington Avenue on July 17 at 7:50 p.m The animal shelter responded for the cat.

ACCIDENT: A two-vehicle traffic crash was reported in the area of Looney Road and East Ash Street on July 17 at 11:30 a.m. There were no reported injuries.

There was a traffic accident involving three vehicles in the area of North Sunset Drive and West High Street on July 17 at 4 p.m. The driver of one of the vehicles left the scene. The at-fault driver was cited accordingly and released.

A caller advised she was pulling into a parking lot when her trailer hit and pulled a parked vehicle on First Street on July 18 at 10:30 p.m. The owner of the parked vehicle was notified, and the vehicle was towed. The caller was cited for improper turning.

MENACING: Subject reported a male subject threatening her through text messages on First Street on July 17. No direct threats were made, and the subject was advised to block the subjects number.

ASSIST SQUAD: An officer responded with the Piqua Fire Department on an assist squad call on Pinewood Avenue on July 17 at approximately 4:35 p.m. The medics determined that the patient had died.

DISTURBANCE: There was a third party call of a disturbance at a residence on First Street on July 17 at 5 p.m. Subjects advised a male subject at the residence was refusing to leave. The male subject left the residence and was told he could come back when things calmed down.

There was a report of several people fighting in the parking lot of the Shell gas station on South Street on July 17 at 6 p.m. All the subjects left in different directions prior to officer arrival. Unknown who the subjects were.

There was a report of a disturbance on Brentwood Avenue on July 17 at approximately 7:30 p.m. An involved person was gone upon officer arrival.

FIREWORKS COMPLAINT: There was a report of fireworks on First Street on July 17 at approximately 11:20 p.m.

CRIMINAL MISCHIEF: An officer was dispatched in reference to juveniles going through vehicles on Caldwell Street on July 17 at 11:30 p.m. The juveniles were located and charged. A male juvenile offender, 12, was charged with third-degree misdemeanor criminal mischief, a curfew violation, and first-degree misdemeanor theft. Another male juvenile offender, 11, was charged with third-degree misdemeanor criminal mischief. A third male juvenile offender, 17, was charged with first-degree misdemeanor contributing to the delinquency of a minor and third-degree misdemeanor complicity.

HIT SKIP ACCIDENT: There was a report of a hit skip accident involving a parked car on Riverside Drive on July 18 at approximately 1:50 p.m.

TELECOMMUNICATIONS HARASSMENT: A caller was receiving harassing phone calls from a family member on July 18. Contact was made with the suspect, and she was warned for telecommunications harassment.

DRUG OVERDOSE: An officer was dispatched to Boone Street for a drug overdose complaint on July 18 at 9 p.m. Complainant advised that a subject had overdosed in a detached garage behind the address. Brandie N. Bubeck, 38, of Piqua, was charged with third-degree felony tampering with evidence in connection with this incident.

There was a male subject who reportedly overdose on Park Avenue on July 18 at approximately 9 p.m.

WARRANT: Billie M. Bliss, 34, of Fletcher, was taken into custody on July 18 for first-degree misdemeanor theft.

Danielle L. Hughes, 29, was taken into custody on July 18 for first-degree misdemeanor receiving stolen property.

To contact the Piqua Police Department:

The Piqua Police Department can be contacted at (937) 778-2027.

Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling (937) 615-TIPS (8477) or by visiting piquaoh.org/city-departments/police-department/submit-a-tip/ for more information.

To submit an anonymous tip through text messaging, type the keyword PIQUAPD and the message, then send it to 274637.